Global Poverty Summer Course

*Offered in Summer 2018*

GPP 115 - Global Poverty: Challenges and Hopes in the New Millennium
4 Units
Summer Session D: July 2 - August 10
Tu, W, Th 12:30 pm - 2:59 pm
Professor Fatmir Haskaj

* Meets Social & Behavioral Sciences, L&S Breadth
* Meets International Studies, L&S Breadth

In this course, students will participate in the key theoretical debates about global poverty and inequality. The course will teach students about different models of poverty alleviation and methods for evaluating such models and practices.  Students will take a look at popular ideas of poverty alleviation, the institutional framework of poverty ideas and practices, and the social and political mobilizations that seek to transform the structures of poverty.
This is the introductory course for the Global Poverty and Pratice Minor, but is open to all students.

Sign up at http://summer.berkeley.edu/apply